ROXANA TOPS ATHENS, EA-WR FALL TO JERSEY — With the Carlinville Kickoff Tournament continuing on Monday, the East Alton-Wood River Oilers and Roxana Shells were back in action with mixed results.
The Shells picked up a 3-2 overtime win over Athens to improve to 2-2-1 overall, while the Oilers lost in the semifinals of the tournament, falling to the Jersey Panthers 4-0 on Monday. EA-WR is now 3-1-1 overall.
The Oilers are now in the tournament's third-place game at 5 p.m. Thursday, while Jersey advances to the finals at 7 p.m. Thursday.
Both EA-WR and the Panthers await the winner and loser between Springfield Southeast and Springfield Lutheran for the third-place and championship matches.
Jersey kicks of Mississippi Valley Conference action at 5:30 p.m. tonight, traveling to the Bethalto Sports Complex to battle the host Civic Memorial Eagles.